Denim Vest: A Sweaty Queer Dance Party for the People, Oct. 1

Denim Vest: Femme Edition / Image by Tiare Lani Kela Jung

Denim Vest: Femme Edition / Image by Tiare Lani Kela Jung

By Casey Stepaniuk

When I first heard about Denim Vest, I was ridiculously excited; I mean, what doesn’t sound awesome about a self-described sweaty queer dance party? It turns out it’s one of those events that’s even better than it sounds.

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Denim Vest: A Sweaty Queer Dance Party for the People, Oct. 1

The Vancouver Kings and Queens and Everything in Between: Shay Dior

Image by Tommy Ting

Image by Tommy Ting

By Kendell Yan

As international supermodel of the world RuPaul says, “we’re all born naked and the rest is drag.” But what about those curious and beautiful creatures who paint a face upon a face, and possibly even one more upon another? Who are the drag kings and queens that flip the script on gender and push the boundaries of the possible with powder, pigment, and lace? Who are these community leaders that carry on the legacy of gender heroes, such as Marsha P. Johnson (who threw the first stone at Stonewall in 1969), throughout LGBTQ+ herstory?

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The Vancouver Kings and Queens and Everything in Between: Shay Dior

The Vancouver Christmas Market Relocates to Jack Poole Plaza This November

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A treasured holiday tradition for locals and visitors alike, the Vancouver Christmas Market announced today that it will be moving from its original site at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre Plaza to its new, expansive seaside home at Jack Poole Plaza (at the Olympic Cauldron). Running November 26 – December 30, 2016, the city’s signature yuletide celebration will expand its revelry with more than 50,000 square feet of space and over 70 huts in which to savour the abundance of authentic German flavours.

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The Vancouver Christmas Market Relocates to Jack Poole Plaza This November

Gastown Cabaret | The Back to Cool Edition, September 13

Gastown Cabaret September

Just because summer vacation has come to an end doesn’t mean the fun has to! On Tuesday, September 13th your party champions, April O’Peel, Sweet Munish and Sparkle Plenty present an evening of endless entertainment at Gastown Cabaret – The Back to Cool Edition – at Guilt & Company.

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Gastown Cabaret | The Back to Cool Edition, September 13

Celebrate, Cheer and be Entertained During the Americas Masters Games in Vancouver!

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Be a part of history as Vancouver welcomes thousands of Masters-aged athletes to the first-ever Americas Masters Games, taking place August 26th to September 4th. Games’ organizers are thrilled with the progress of this inaugural sporting event, and look forward to hosting athletes competing in over 20 sports at some of Vancouver’s most iconic venues and locations.

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Celebrate, Cheer and be Entertained During the Americas Masters Games in Vancouver!

Vancouver’s New Monthly Drag Event, B-Roll, Gender-Bends TV and Movie Classics

B-Roll Kill Bill

By Kendell Yan

Alright Vancouver, get ready to wiggle your big toe because The Bride is coming to town and she’s got a serious bloodlust for revenge in a six-inch heel! The inaugural B-Roll show will see Kill Bill reimagined by local drag queens who know how to shanté down that fabulous and crooked line of vengeance.

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Vancouver’s New Monthly Drag Event, B-Roll, Gender-Bends TV and Movie Classics

Gastown Cabaret – The Beach Party Edition, August 9th

Gastown Cabaret - Beach Party

Summer. Where bedtimes cease to exist! Perfect for spending a night with Gastown’s most excellent trio: April O’Peel, Sweet Munish and Sparkle Plenty. Join them as they host an evening of non-stop entertainment at Gastown Cabaret – Beach Party Edition, at Guilt & Company on Tuesday, August 9th.

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Gastown Cabaret – The Beach Party Edition, August 9th